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STFC mourns the loss of leading UK physicist Professor James Stirling CBE, FRS
12 November 2018
STFC mourns the loss of leading UK physicist Professor James Stirling CBE, FRS

STFC mourns the loss of Professor James Stirling, one of the UK’s leading theoretical particle physicists and a member from 2009 to 2015 of STFC’s Council, our senior strategic advisory body.

Meteoric stargazing in the Scottish Highlands
09 November 2018
Meteoric stargazing in the Scottish Highlands

Families in the Highlands caught sight of a meteor during this year’s first Star Stories stargazing session.

New lab set up in South Africa thanks to UK partnership
08 November 2018
New lab set up in South Africa thanks to UK partnership

A new South African particle detector laboratory, which has been set up thanks to UK funding, will help to train the next generation of nuclear scientists – with hopes to provide low-cost medical equipment and environmental monitoring technology to the country.

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